Question Hi all.. might be more suited to legal advice but I’ll try here first.. My father has just passed away after a long battle with MS (16 years). My mother’s physical and mental health deteriorated over this time ...Continue reading
Question A while back I wrote an appreciation post for this forum and everything it has taught and helped me with in the field of finances. I feel like the community has consistently provide me useful information. For ...Continue reading
My friend had $1000 stolen from his account with Chase and the bank is refusing to help, even going as far as to send a new card to the person who stole the money over a thousand miles away.
Question * According to my friend, in the middle of January he got a google security alert that someone attempted to login to his email. He ignored the email (a mistake). * A couple days later, he got ...Continue reading
If I make $125,000 a year and my employer matches 50% of my 401k contributions, how much should I put in there in order for it to be maxed out?
Question Furthermore, the little helper tool on Fidelity’s website says this: > Get the maximum match! Your employer matches 50% of your Pre-tax + Roth contributions, up to the annual IRS limit. For 2019 if you contribute the full ...Continue reading
Question So I’m new to all this, and starting more or less from zero. I’ve learned you’re supposed to have 3/6 months’ expenses saved as an emergency fund. But that’s for living on if you lose your job. ...Continue reading
Question Hi! I looked at the FAQs for this and couldn’t find anything too specific besides some things i already knew so I’m looking for a little words of wisdom. I recently just got hired for a new ...Continue reading
Question My online banking was hacked (all 3 accounts— over 60% of my total life savings). PNC told me that in order for someone to do so, they would need my social, my login, my password, know the ...Continue reading
Question For context, I own a house and drive a 14 year old, paid off car…so the question is more because I’m curious about the logic and the math. I regularly see posts where people want to buy ...Continue reading
I owe $7,000 on a car that I bought for $14,000. I took in for an oil change and to look at a rough idle. They gave me a quote for $11,000 to fix it. Details in post.
Question They found metal in my oil and they are essentially stating it needs a new engine, turbo charger etc. It would then need an alignment. I’m freaking out because I don’t have anywhere near that kind of ...Continue reading
Thanks to r/personalfinance I’m finally about to buy a house! Wanted to ask for recommendations of all lifehacks / things I should do in addition to the “usual” process
Question Thanks to years of Reddit and crawling this sub, I’m finally under contract on my first house! I love Denver so much and I’m so happy to finally put my feet on the ground here. I’m looking ...Continue reading